Election of Chairman and Vice Chairman
The Board voted 5-4 to elect Trevor Fuller (At Large) chairman for the upcoming year. Fuller is currently serving in his first term. Commissioners also elected Dumont Clarke, a six-term commissioner from District 4, as vice chairman.
Purple Heart Presentation and Proclamation
Commissioners received a presentation from Mike Stubbs, commander of Chapter 634 of the Military order of the Purple Heart and adopted a proclamation declaring Mecklenburg County a Purple Heart County.
Budget Amendment – LUESA Code Enforcement
The Board appropriated $1,258.000 in additional permit revenue and approved the addition of 16 positions to create a team to work more efficiently on building information modeling projects.
New City/County Emergency Alert System
Commissioners received a report from Mecklenburg County GIS and the Charlotte Fire Department on the new city/county emergency alert system called CharMeck Alerts. The new and improved notification system includes mobile phone and text messaging capacity, a social media component, and first responder tools to increase response time and efficient. View the CharMeck Alerts Web page
DSS Responsibility to Children
Commissioners received a staff briefing from DSS/Youth and Family Services on the department’s responsibilities to children. Details